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3 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Very late on New Years Eve this last year, a gay night club in Seattle was set on fire by a Seattle man, Musab Masmari.
7 hrs ago | Media Matters for America
CNN panelists adopted a framework identical to a Republican attack on Democratic Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes, going so far as to argue that Grimes' recent comments could play into the hands of her Republican critics without once mentioning the actual Republican attacks on Grimes that were already underway.
11 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
Juanita O'Connell, a 60-year-old Taco Bell employee, has sued the company after she says she was fired for hiring Hispanic employees.
A leader of the Texas House of Representatives referred to children who moved to Texas after Hurricane Katrina using a term viewed by many as a deeply offensive ethic slur.
Eighteen-year-old Anna went off to Hobart and William Smith Colleges in upstate New York last year, where she says she was raped 16 days into her freshman year.
The Ku Klux Klan doesn't want to leave all the immigrant-hating to gun-toting militias and US congressmen .
Within the last month, several liberal and environmental groups have targeted her with campaigns aimed at highlighting her climate positions and the money she's received from the Koch Brothers and other fossil fuel groups.
A Boston man was accused of raping a 17-year-old girl he met at a Keith Urban concert over the weekend.
Earlier this month, The Nation partnered with Know Your IX , a national survivor-run campaign to fight campus sexual violence.
By Kathy Kelly Kabul-Last week, here in Kabul, the Afghan Peace Volunteers welcomed activist Carmen Trotta, from New York, who has lived in close community with impoverished people in his city for the past 25 years, serving meals, sharing housing, and offering hospitality to the best of his ability.
New maps released Tuesday illustrate the toll climate change and pollution are taking on several communities in Los Angeles, many of the same areas that also hold the greatest potential for clean energy investment.
On Saturday night, a 17-year old teen was allegedly assaulted at a Keith Urban concert on the lawn of the Xfinity Center in Boston, while a crowd gathered to watch, some taking videos and pictures instead of intervening.
This is what passes for political commentary on Faux "news." Here's a shocker. Fox ran a poll asking the question "Would you want Pres.
A boy looks through a hole on the wall made after an Israel strike at the Abu Hussein U.N. school in the Jebaliya refugee camp in Gaza For the second time in as many weeks, a United Nations-run school in the Gaza Strip was hit with with artillery fire , with reports that as many 90 Palestinians were wounded in the attack that killed an estimated 19 ... (more)
For the past month , Hall has issued a total of 202 licenses to same-sex couples.
Israel launched a 7-hour campaign of intensive bombing of Gaza on Tuesday, destroying its only power plant.
During their time at college, the Department of Justice estimates one in five women will be sexually assaulted, and as many as 95 percent of the cases go unreported.
Amid international attention to Detroit's policy of cracking down on water customers with overdue bills, the city's emergency manager Tuesday granted fuller authority to Mayor Mike Duggan to manage the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 04:17 pm
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